Restaurants & Bars 6

Harris or Arcadia?

arlenemae | Sep 21, 2009 10:30 PM

The hubby wants steak for his birthday, either in SF (near his workplace) or south bay (near mine) and I'm torn between these two places that we haven't tried.

I was drawn to Arcadia since I loved Michael Mina's restaurant, and I like how it seems more modern than Harris, which seems pretty old-school. However, we do want to go somewhere "nice" that's suitable for a special occasion and I'm wondering if it's too casual.

These restaurants are already crossed off our list:
- Alexander's - been there before and wasn't blown away, considering it was the most $$$ we ever spent for steak
- Epic Roasthouse - Seemed more about the view than the food. Hubby thinks it's "too trendy"
- House of Prime Rib - love it, but been here too many times
- Ruth's Chris - like HOPR, good but we're looking to try someplace new

Anyone eaten at both Harris and Arcadia and have an opinion? Or any other suggestions aside from the above?

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